Education  India Project #26342

Empowering 280 Women for Employment

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Empowering 280 Women for Employment

Summary

Setu Women Empowerment and Employability Program - Empowering Women with vocational skills so that they can be employed and earn to raise their families. The idea is was to cater to the illiterate, Semi- literate and Literate with Tailoring, Health Care and Basic IT Skills to make them employable and Corporate ready and there after place them into Jobs. We plan to skill 400 women each year.

$27,498
total goal
$26,538
remaining
5
donors
0
monthly donors
1
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Challenge

Young Girls in the age group of 18 to 25 from disadvantaged and belong to the weaker section of the community face barriers in joining the formal economy : lack of quality education / skills, social confidence, communication, language problems issues with grooming and etiquette and also parental and community pressure not to move out of homes and take up jobs.

Solution

This course shall enable a respectable, much sought after & prestigious career for such young girls; not only does it provide a decent salary, but also fits in with raising a family and provides her with status in her community. Expected outputs / Out come : Skilled Women ready to take up employment at entry level jobs towards Livelihood for Women and independence & self-dependence.

Long-Term Impact

This course shall enable a respectable, much sought after and prestigious career for such young girls; not only does it provide a decent salary, but also fits in with raising a family and provides her with status in her community.

Resources

http:/​/​mysetu.org

Organization Information

SETU

Location: New Delhi, Delhi - India
Website: http:/​/​mysetu.org
Project Leader:
Ashish Bhan
New Delhi, Delhi India
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$26,538 to go
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